Thursday , March 23 2023

Primark Jobs – Finance Associate

Website Primark

Job Description:

As a Finance Associate you will be responsible for the preparation of Indirect Tax & Statistical returns and other indirect tax compliance within the Primark Tax team.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring all proper books and records are held for tax purposes in all jurisdictions and are in accordance with local tax requirements
  • Ensuring all VAT/Sales tax is posted to the accounts at period end, that it is accurate and in line with expectations (including reconciliation of VAT return payments/receivables to the General Ledger)
  • Keeping up to date with legislative developments on indirect taxes in your countries
  • Ensuring all VAT payments/(refunds) are paid/(received) in a timely manner
  • Responsible for timely preparation of Indirect Tax and Statistical returns across all countries
  • Liaising with external advisors to ensure timely and accurate completion of all obligations
  • Working with the tax team to identify opportunities for improved or more efficient tax compliance processes and implementing same
  • Assisting with internal/external audit queries

Job Requirements:

  • Demonstrable experience with strong financial and analytical skills
  • A flexible approach to work and be capable of handling multiple priorities in a fast-paced environment
  • An interest in, or be already working towards, an Accounting or Tax qualification (ACCA, ACA, tax technician, CTA or equivalent)
  • Experience working in tax environment, specifically a VAT compliance environment
  • Strong planning and organisation skills, with the ability to plan and prioritise work schedule and work within agreed timescales
  • European language skills would be an advantage
  • Strong communication skills (written and verbal)

Job Details:

Company: Primark

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Birmingham, England, UK

Application Deadline: N/A

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